About Agumbe

Agumbe is the wettest place in South India. The rain forests at Agumbe survives because of the tremendous amount of rainfall that it receives. The sunset point at Agumbe is a beautiful location offering a magnificent view of the sun giving way for the moon. The waterfalls at Agumbe are Kunchikal Falls,Barkana Falls and Onake Abbi Falls. The misty mornings, windy evenings and rainy nights are the delights of Agumbe. The temple town of Sringeri is only 20km away from Agumbe.

Places nearby Agumbe

Besttime for Agumbe

It is worth to visit Agumbe during the months of October to May for a memorable trekking experience.

Food and Accomodation

Being a village Agumbe donot have enough stay options for travellers. A travellers bungalow is available at Agumbe. Kasturi Akka a native of Agumbe arranges stay for travellers at Doddamane ( ph:08181- 233075). Other option of stay is at Sringeri.

Reaching Agumbe

Agumbe is 380km from Bangalore.

Route 1: Bangalore - Tumkur - Arsikere - Kadur - Tarikere - Shimoga - Thirthrahalli - Agumbe.

KSRTC runs only one Rajahamsa till Agumbe from Bangalore city. Till Shimoga there are lot of KSRTC buses available from Bangalore. From Shimoga both private and KSRTC buses are available to Agumbe.

Agumbe Trips


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